What does Laine mean?
Laine has 1 variant: Layne▲.Creative forms:
(male) Line, Lone, ..
(female) Laile, Laiona, .. Middle name pairings:
Laine Krew (L.K.), ..
How popular is Laine?
Laine is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#9085 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Laine (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000 are Lane (#296 via latest list) and Layne (#712). Adoption of these forms of Laine was well-received in the year 2011 (adoption of 0.1%) and is almost as widespread today (adoption 0.1%, down 10.3%). Lane is more familiar than the rest, although Layne seems to be getting popular too. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Laine is pronounced similarly to Len, Lenn, Leon▼, Leone, Lewayne, Lin, Linn, Lion, Lon▼, Lonn, Lonne, Lunn, Lyn, Lynn▼ and Lyon. Other suggested similar names are Bane, Bayne, Blaine, Caine, Cairne, Carne, Craine, Daine, Dane, Dayne, Dwaine, Faine, Fane, Fraine, Gaine, Heine, Janne, Kaine, Kairne, Kane▲, Kayne, Kline, Lacie, Ladle, Laike, Laiken, Laird, Lake, Lale, Lance▼, Land, Lang, Lange, Lannie, Lanny▼, Larie, Larin, Larue, Launce, Lige▼, Linc, Lind, Link, Lino, Lorne, Mayne, Nairne, Paine, Payne, Raine, Rane, Rayne, Shaine, Swaine, Thaine, Twaine, Vane, Wayne▼, Zaine and Zane▲. These names tend to be more commonly used than Laine.See names in meaning and etymology.